A ‘suite’ deal for young musicians

An expectant silence filled the dark, cavernous Northpoint Church during a recent Corona Symphony Orchestra rehearsal. The 1,000-plus seats were empty. The only light shone on 50 musicians on a…

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Acclaimed harpist to perform with Corona orchestra

I’m sitting in the living room of Alfredo Rolando Ortiz, interviewing him about his upcoming concert with the Corona Symphony Orchestra. He must have noticed the quizzical look on my…

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Corona Symphony grows in leaps and sounds

Don Kindred has four grown children. But his wife, Shellie, insists there’s also a 6-year-old running around. That would be the Corona Symphony Orchestra. At 65, why would he want…

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Symphony orchestra concert features councilman

The Corona Symphony Orchestra will present a Summer Concert featuring “Peter and the Wolf” and movie scores at 7 p.m. Saturday, June 29, at Northpoint Church, 988 W. Ontario Ave.,…

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Burt Bacharach joins Corona Symphony Pops at the Fox

Close to you Do you know the way to San Jose — er, Riverside? Burt Bacharach does. The songwriting legend teams up with the Corona Symphony Pops on Feb. 12…

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